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RAGTIME was established in 1990 by owner Omar El Sayed as a distributor of professional audio systems and solutions provider for studios and musicians. It is based in Beirut the capital city of the Lebanon, its customer base span throughout the Lebanon and into middle-east and international markets
Who We Are
RAGTIME is now established as a leader in the Lebanese market in term of products offering and level of expertise and support. Since its establishment the company has diversified its offerings and added new lines of business. Today the company offers 4 lines of products:
1- Music Technology (Workstations-audio card-studio monior-summing mixer)
2- Music Instruments (Guitar-Piano-Woodwind-percussion)
3- Pro-Audio (Speaker-Mixer-Monitor-Sub woofer-lighting-Amplifier)
4- Computers & Accessories
RAGTIME is the home of the best in advanced Music Technology. We proudly offer the best mix of products backed by a dedicated customer service and support for a great value to our customers. We market directly to professional musicians and studios and provide them with professional services and support. Our mix of products includes the products of following companies: M-Audio – Steinberg –RME- Creamware- Apogee- Motu - Wk-Audio- Ik Multimedia – Abelton – Carillon - Blue Mic- Sadie-Access Music.
The big move was when Ragtime moved into it new location in cornish al mazraa an 1000m2 complex with a big showroom and studio facility , a new concept of selling an supporting music technology is been offered for clients and more than 90 brands is been sold and serviced to covers all musicians needs and budget
Ragtime studio is been established with top notch studio equipment and was build using high world standard recording room materials and setup this Studio service music production specially for band and Set as the Official Steinberg training center in Lebanon
Ragtime expend it services to covers computer equipment where it gain a fast reputation in this market sector where it serve all computer needs covering systems and parts, Ragtime also provides support, assistance and repair facilities. Our staff include Microsoft Certified Professionals, and we are a Microsoft Small Business Specialist.
The most original idea and concept in the 90th was a pioneer website in the middle east that sells and support music technology online , a new idea that was carefully developed and represented as an informative link between musicians/producers with their equipment
First time in Lebanon a retail store dedicated for music technology and supporting audio studio with latest solution starting with M-audio and Steinberg where they become the number one tools and sofrware used on every studio in the country for the last 2 decades
First in Lebanon that get into the field of sound sampling and synthesizer workshop thru ENSONIQ Lebanon dealership
Ragtime was the first that introduce and support oriental sampled library to musicians they can use it either on stage or on their next music hit
Start brain storming RAGTIME strategy and how it could serve the Lebanese market, our main concern is open an outlet to musicians where they can find everything they need - and all at the lowest prices in the nation. main goal wasl to push the standard of the music and set as the best in the country.